TITLE

Lifting RFID's veil of secrecy

AUTHOR(S)
Tanner, John C.
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
America's Network;Jun2006, Vol. 110 Issue 3, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the RFID chips virus vulnerability. RFID tag is a computer chip connected to a network that relies on the software. This is similar to other network like the Internet-capable mobile phones. The news on RFID virus story is brought by the unawareness of its use. RFID tag is predicted to grow from 1.3 billion in 2005 to 33 billion 2010. It will be virtually everywhere and this issue is the main concern of consumer advocates and civil liberty groups. However, RFID executives have responded quickly to the issues.
ACCESSION #
21032440

 

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